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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:07:00 GMT
"Neither Venezuelans or the world will swallow this fiction" blasts opposition
Opposition leaders in Venezuela have alleged fraud after electoral authorities claimed that Nicolás Maduro’s socialist party won 17 of 24 governorships in Sunday’s regional elections. On Sunday evening, National Electoral...

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:10:00 GMT
Maduro declares victory in 17 of 23 states; opposition demands a recount of votes
President Nicolas Maduro’s government won a landslide victory in closely watched regional elections in Venezuela, according to official results that the opposition said were “suspicious” and rejected results. Maduro’s p...

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 20:44:00 GMT
IMF forecasts Venezuela's inflation to reach 2.300% next year and unemployment 30%
Venezuela’s triple-digit annual inflation rate is set to jump to more than 2,300% in 2018, the highest estimate for any country tracked by the International Monetary Fund.

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 11:57:00 GMT
UK and Europe closely watching Venezuelan State Governors' elections
British Minister Sir Alan Duncan expressed his concern at the deteriorating situation in Venezuela during a meeting in London on Wednesday with Venezuelan foreign minister Jorge Arreaza in London. Sir Duncan said that together...

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 02:48:00 GMT
Aerolineas Argentinas suspends flights to Venezuela because of security concerns
Aerolineas Argentinas has become the latest carrier to suspend flights to Caracas. The company said it had concerns over security in Venezuela because of increasing criminal violence and political uncertainty. It joins dozens o...

Venezuela Analysis

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400
The Campaign Against the Economic War and Corruption in Venezuela: The devil is in the details
Professor Steve Ellner critiques the government's communication strategy in relation to the economic war being waged against the country and says that it must reinvigorate its message following the surprise Chavista victory in regional elections on ...

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:03:00 -0400
Report: CNE Accredited International Electoral Accompaniment Program
Read the official report back from the official CNE accredited international electoral accompaniment team following last Sunday's regional elections in Venezuela. 

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:57:00 -0400
Do the Venezuelan Opposition’s Cries of Fraud Stand Up to Scrutiny?
Venezuelanalysis took a deep dive into the data behind the Venezuelan opposition's allegations of electoral fraud. This is what we found.

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:56:00 -0400
Walter Benjamin in Venezuela
What could Venezuela learn from the writings of Walter Benjamin?

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:18:00 -0400
Venezuela Regional Elections: Chavismo in Triumph, Opposition in Disarray and Media in Denial
Venezuela's electoral outcome could see the opposition slide into a new era of disarray and in-fighting, Ricardo Vaz argues.

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